November 14, 2018

November 14, 2018


Reflecting on Our Past, Looking to Our Future

benson seated at his desk Nov. 15, 2018 In his new newsletter, President Richard C. Benson looks back at the day when then-Gov. Preston Smith signed the bill establishing UT Dallas and describes what is ahead for the University. read more

$3 Million Gift Creates Real Estate Institute

Nov. 15, 2018 The new institute, announced during the school's 2018 Scholarship Breakfast, will provide scholarships for undergraduate finance and business administration students pursuing a concentration in real estate. read more

Study Explores How Bodies Shape First Impressions

Nov. 15, 2018 The shape of a body can influence your perception of someone’s personality traits, according to a recent study led by doctoral student Ying “Nina” Hu. read more

University Celebrates Supporters, McDermott Naming

Nov. 12, 2018 Alumni, corporate partners, faculty, staff and students marked the second-highest fundraising year in University history at the Celebration of Support, which also featured the naming of the campus mall and Trellis Plaza in honor of Margaret McDermott. read more

Inclement Weather Closing Procedures at UT Dallas

small icicles on campus Nov. 12, 2018 With the winter season setting in, here’s how to stay informed if inclement weather or other events require changes in the University's schedules. read more

Benson Touts NRUF Status at State of the University

Benson speaking at podium. Nov. 8, 2018 President Richard C. Benson described recent achievements — including qualification for the National Research University Fund — and set forth new targets and intentions for UT Dallas in his annual address to campus. read more

Supercomputer Project May Raise Level of Chess Play

Jerry Perez standing in front of computer hardware Nov. 8, 2018 Dr. Jerry Perez is developing a high-speed computing solution that he hopes will give an edge to the award-winning UT Dallas chess team and, eventually, to players around the world. read more

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